J Oil Mills Inc. | Date: 2015-02-16
A method for enhancing skin collagen in an individual includes administering a composition to the individual, the composition comprising a skin collagen enhancing agent comprising menaquinone-7 as an active ingredient. In addition, a composition is provided in the form of at least one of an emulsion and a cream, the composition including a skin collagen enhancing agent comprising menaquinone-7 as an active ingredient.
J Oil Mills Inc. | Date: 2015-02-25
A CCK secretion-promoting substance and a use thereof are provided. This cholecystokinin secretion-promoting composition contains, as an active component, acrylic acid and/or an unsaturated aldehyde having a main chain of 4-12 carbon atoms having a double bond in at least position 2 or 4, wherein the main chain has 4-9 carbon atoms if there is a double bond only in position 2 and the main chain has 9-12 carbon atoms if there is a double bond only in position 4. This cholecystokinin secretion-promoting composition can be used as an appetite suppressant. By adding this cholecystokinin secretion-promoting composition to food, appetite-suppressing food products can be provided.
J Oil Mills Inc. | Date: 2013-02-26
A granular material including equal to or larger than 45% by weight of a starch, the starch including a starch composed of one, two or more types of partially degraded starch(es) produced by treating a starch containing amylose at a content of equal to or larger than 5% by weight with any one, two or more of an acid treatment, an oxidation treatment and an enzymatic treatment, at equal to or larger than 7% by weight in the granular material, wherein a water absorption rate, in which the granular material absorbs water for 1 hour at 30 degrees C. by adding 40 g of water to 5 g of the granular material, is equal to or larger than 250% by weight and equal to or smaller than 700% by weight, wherein a compressive syneresis rate, in which a water-absorbed dough that absorbs water for 1 hour at 30 degrees C. by adding 40 g of water to 5 g of the granular material is compressed at a pressure of 141.5 g/cm
J Oil Mills Inc. | Date: 2015-01-09
A hyaluronic acid production promoter and a melanin synthesis inhibitor include soybean saponin as an active ingredient. The soybean saponin can be a soybean saponin aglycone, such as soyasapogenol A and/or soyasapogenol B. The hyaluronic acid production promoter and melanin synthesis inhibitor can be administered transdermally or orally.
J Oil Mills Inc. | Date: 2014-11-17
A crystallization accelerator includes a polymer compound that includes, as constituent components, a C18-28 hydroxy saturated fatty acid, which respectively has a hydroxyl group and a carboxyl group at both terminals and may have one carbonyl group in the chain thereof, a glycerin and optionally a fatty acid. The polymer compound is obtained by polymerizing the constituent components to a molecular weight of 3,000 to 100,000.